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Expect delays this week due to lane closures at NYC bridges and tunnels.

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FDR Drive will experience partial closures over the weekend to accommodate bridge installation in New York City. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced lane closures at various bridges and tunnels in the area, including the George Washington Bridge, Holland Tunnel, Lincoln Tunnel, Bayonne Bridge, and Goethals Bridge. While some closures have already been completed, others will remain in effect throughout the week. The Holland Tunnel will have one eastbound lane closed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night through Thursday, June 13. Additionally, the Lincoln Tunnel’s north tube will be closed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night through Wednesday, June 12.

At the Bayonne Bridge, one southbound right lane will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day through Friday, June 14, and one northbound right lane will be closed on Tuesday, June 11 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. As for the Goethals Bridge, one westbound left lane will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Drivers are encouraged to stay updated on crossing times through live updates from the Port Authority. These closures are necessary for bridge installation and maintenance, so drivers should expect delays and plan their commutes accordingly.

With lane closures and delays expected at various bridges and tunnels in New York City, drivers from New Jersey and Staten Island should be prepared for potential traffic disruptions this week. The closures are part of a maintenance and installation project at the George Washington Bridge, Holland Tunnel, Lincoln Tunnel, Bayonne Bridge, and Goethals Bridge. While some closures have already been completed, others will continue throughout the week, impacting both eastbound and westbound traffic during different time frames.

The Holland Tunnel will experience eastbound lane closures from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night through Thursday, June 13. Similarly, the Lincoln Tunnel’s north tube will be closed during overnight hours from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night through Wednesday, June 12. For drivers heading towards New Jersey, alternative routes should be taken to access the tunnels, as some lanes will be closed. However, drivers heading into New York will not be affected by the closures.

At the Bayonne Bridge, lane closures will coincide with the morning commute, with one southbound right lane closed from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day through Friday, June 14. Additionally, one northbound right lane will be closed on Tuesday, June 11 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Drivers should plan accordingly and consider taking alternate routes to avoid delays. The closures are necessary for the installation and maintenance of the bridges, ensuring the safety and functionality of the structures for drivers and commuters.

For those traveling across the Goethals Bridge, one westbound left lane will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Similar to the other closures, drivers should anticipate delays and plan their commutes accordingly. The Port Authority is providing live updates on crossing times for drivers to stay informed about closures and potential traffic disruptions. It is essential for drivers to exercise caution, follow signs and instructions from authorities, and be patient during these closures to ensure safe passage and reduced congestion on roadways.

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